In these times of sustainable development and fostering heritage, the city of Montigny-lès-Metz, decided to rehabilitate and extend the Montigny-les-Metz Aquatic Centre, located at 19 rue Pierre de Coubertin.
No. 1 Shanghai, a 180m tall, 34 storey commercial tower created by state developer the Shanghai International Shipping Service Centre (SISSC) has achieved an Outstanding design rating under BREEAM, the world’s foremost sustainability standard for buildings.
The design strategy involved deconstructing the volume into pavilions that could generate a dialogue between built form and landscape and create intimate connections between the golf course and the living spaces.
The brief for Chestnut House was to transform an existing heritage listed double fronted two bedroom, inward facing house into a light filled two storey home for a young family, which can be opened up for social events and connect with the outdoors.
This design presents an emblem of Chinese culture and a national museum of global significance. The architectural concept is based on uniting dualities; past and future, day and night, inside and outside, calm and dynamic, large and small, individual and collective.
The Möbius strip building – The Phoenix International Media Center is a multipurpose and comprehensive architecture with functions of television programming, offices and business. As is typical for a modern media building it has a large broadcasting hall, as well as typical office floors stacked vertically.
The open, international design competition for the museum buildings to be built in the City Park of Budapest has closed. Almost 500 anonymous projects submitted to this architecture competition. The winners for the three buildings are: Vallet de Martinis DIID architectes, Sou Fujimoto Architects, Középülettervező Zártkörűen Működő Részvénytársaság.
As one of the capital’s highest peaks at around 1000m above sea level, the site affords breezy and moderate weather year round and overlooks views of Jordan’s picturesque terrain and the hills of Jerusalem.